Creatures & animals

The Silence SFX makeup tutorial (Dr. Who)

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Silence shall fall when the question is asked

In this episode we take on a character that you helped us choose. Namely The Silence. As one of the creepier monsters in the popular television series Dr. Who, The Silence turns out to be a religious society rather than just a species. Our approach to the look is a classic latex paste and flour solution for the sculpting of the face. For the hands however it’s a different story as we decided to use disposable gloves as a base, making it possible to actually re-use the hands whenever you need to dress up as the Silence.

On top of e the gloves we build layers of aluminium foil and tissue paper, along with liquid latex. When it has set and dried we simply paint and shade the hands and they are good to go.

As for the head we are using a bald cap along with the diy monster prosthetic and match up the colours when the mask is in place. Make sure you cut holsed for breathing before you apply the mask.

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  1. Pablo Peraza

    2 months ago

    The guy looks like Mark Hamil
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  3. Daniel Tibbot

    7 months ago

    Should use the doctor who music for background
  4. Ivannia Lopez

    8 months ago

    What kind of clay are you using? DAS brand is okay?
  5. Hannah Mohr

    11 months ago

    Can you do an ood too??? Pleeeeeaaaaseee!!!
  6. SketchLady

    11 months ago

    Oh. My. God. I just found this video and already subscribed
  7. Luke Filewalker

    1 year ago

    Looks like shit
  8. Sention No.455

    1 year ago

    I usually watch livestreams the most during the early evening
  9. Emma Marie

    1 year ago

    YEEEEEEEEEEEEES SOMETHING FROM DOCTOR WHO!!!!!!!😁😁😁😁😁😁
  10. NEVER CLICKED A VID SO FAST IN MY LIFE!!!
  11. amoni Willis

    1 year ago

    Good job
  12. max yaboi

    1 year ago

    Oh and he kinda looks like slenderman XD
  13. max yaboi

    1 year ago

    04:00pm at saturday or so.... (I live in germany so it wouldn't be a problem to you I guess :3)
  14. Blue Feather

    1 year ago

    this is very awesome, i'd like to do some of these spot on scream masks. very nicely done work...
  15. Dr Soap

    1 year ago

    I think you forgot to put the tutorial in the video...
  16. Isabella Graham

    1 year ago

    OMG FUCK YESSS DR WHO IS LIKE ONE OF THE BEST THINGS THAT HAS EVERR HAPPENED TO THIS WORLD
  17. Zyphexis

    1 year ago

    So say you were going to make this for Halloween or a convention or something. Would you remember what you were going as or would you and everyone else forget?
  18. Zyphexis

    1 year ago

    Oh this is awesome! Wait what am I typing this about?
  19. Ana Diaz

    1 year ago

    YOU SHOUD DO Á SLENDER MAN ellimacs do SLENDER MAN sound
  20. raachellbaaby xoxo

    1 year ago

    PLEEAASSEE DO ONE FROM THE MOVIE "THE FLY" DO HIM AT LIKE THE END WHEN HES REAL FUCKED UP AND SCARY LOOKING!!
  21. Erin Darcy

    1 year ago

    I am so happy that they did this, but they are not called the silence, as they say, "silence will fall", and "silence will fall when the question is asked", if u think they are called the silence they are saying they would fall I don't think they would want to fall, the silence isn't a species it is an religious order or movement, to the creatures the silence is another name for the doctor so really they are saying the doctor will fall when the question is asked. The Silence was a religious order created by Tasha Lem. It was an offshoot of the Church forces of the Papal Mainframe. They tried to kill the Doctor to prevent the fruition of a specific prophecy, which stated: "On the fields of Trenzalore, at the fall of the eleventh, when no living creature can speak falsely or fail to answer, a Question will be asked, a question that must never, ever be answered." This question was "the First Question, the oldest question in the universe, that must never be answered, hidden in plain sight." Dorium Maldovar told the Eleventh Doctor that the question was: "Doctor Who?", which was a question the Doctor had been apparently running from his entire life. This question was later revealed to be a code word intended to allow the Time Lords to know that it was safe to return to the universe from the pocket realm that the Doctor had placed them in to end the Time War. The Silence feared that if the Time Lords and Gallifrey returned, the Time War would begin anew and the only way to stop this from occurring was to prevent the Doctor from giving his true name to the Time Lords through a crack in time at Trenzalore.
  22. Kenny McCormick

    1 year ago

    HELL YEAH
  23. Kimberly underwood

    1 year ago

    Ellimacs sfx makup can you do another Doctor Who tutorial And do the tenth doctor and mack it look like he is died
  24. Chelsie Manning

    1 year ago

    Favorite makeup artist of all time. I literally watched everyone of your videos. I love you so much ellimacs
  25. DANPLAYZ 652

    1 year ago

    Can you do slender man
  26. Rhea Jones

    1 year ago

    I looooooooooove dr who
  27. swagonator

    1 year ago

    if they recreate the weeping angels or the empty child that would be awesome
  28. Samantha Brymer

    1 year ago

    you guys are so awesome.. I wish that I was as talented and could do the stuff that yall do.. Love you guys. keep up the good work..
  29. Sha Boi

    1 year ago

    WTF DID I JUST WATCH?
  30. Elizabeth

    1 year ago

    I don't understand what this video I about?
  31. DemolitionDevon

    1 year ago

    I was hoping for an awesome tutorial but all i see is a blank screen. Then I tripped over nothing as I walked out of my office. Weird.
  32. Aleyna Abramovic

    1 year ago

    Love you ellimacs but how do you breath under that mask??
  33. homicidal queen

    1 year ago

    The silence always reminds me of slenderman
  34. Cax The Alien

    1 year ago

    That's cool.........wait what why am I commenting this?
  35. Autumn Crosby

    1 year ago

    Bruhhhhh this looks sick af
  36. spirit wolf

    1 year ago

    I always wanted to be a creature that looks like a pig πŸ–πŸ˜‹πŸ˜‚
  37. Brielle Nielson

    1 year ago

    what latex brand do you use? I can't find one I like.
  38. SpyTurtle

    1 year ago

    the silence is my fav doctor who alien. i mean cmon u forget they exist when u look away they look freaky theyre badass!
  39. Echo Rayne

    2 years ago

    post deathly spongbob video
  40. Carly Fitzpatrick

    2 years ago

    Please do the empty child please I love your Chanel please !
    • ol' goofer

      1 year ago

      Carly Fitzpatrick it's literally just to put on a gas mask???
  41. faiz mitchell

    2 years ago

    ilove this......hey...can Elli do slenderman makeup and costume and black glove????....i want see...pleaseee..
  42. Silvia Barbieri

    2 years ago

    amazing oh my gosh;)
  43. Calicobts

    2 years ago

    when I first saw Macs face I was like "He is so beautiful.... better then elli... "
  44. Gracey Killjoy

    2 years ago

    what happened to the cosplay channel yall were talking about?
  45. Kenzie Fincher

    2 years ago

    do you think you could make a video, or respond to me, about what basic products would be best for sfx gore makeup? i'm really looking to get into t but not sure what products i should invest in.
  46. Grace Cries A Lot

    2 years ago

    I always thought it'd be funny if someone walked in on a bunch 9f silence hanging from the ceiling and then someone asks them how they're doing and then they all fall. Because silence will fall when the question is asked. No.... not funny. Nevermind.
  47. Dominatrix

    2 years ago

    Anytime after 11 am IST!
  48. SkeletΓΈn Clique

    2 years ago

    THIS IS AWESOME, THANKS!!!
  49. shyguygummybear

    2 years ago

    i cant look away from how brilliant this is also i might forget
  50. Yolanie Hernandez

    2 years ago

    from the new movie
  51. Yolanie Hernandez

    2 years ago

    can u do a power Rangers makeup tutorial plz
  52. Katie Shockey

    2 years ago

    I love this sooooo much
  53. Fordon Greeman

    2 years ago

    You spelled it wrong
  54. Tryxx

    2 years ago

    I'm not even kidding I watched this 3 times and for the life of me I keep forgetting how you made the mask!!! no joke!!!
  55. Gavin Baker

    2 years ago

    Omg I love doctor who!!!! You have got to do the Weeping Angels!!!
  56. Rileysgalaxy

    2 years ago

    ABHHHH DOCTOR WHO YES MATE
  57. Marjorie Gidwitz

    2 years ago

    Please do the gentlemen from Buffy the vampire slayer! They're terrifying and they float!!
  58. SadieLadie Flynn

    2 years ago

    Yay doctor who!!!! Have you guys thought about doing an Ood character??? It would be so awesome to see a full Doctor Who themed set of prosthetics and awesomeness!!! Just a thought!! Love you guys!!! πŸ’–πŸ’–πŸ’–
  59. EndDragon 372

    2 years ago

    PLEASE do hologhast tutorial from Mrs perigrimes home for peculiar children also awesome video love the channel
  60. Warcraft

    2 years ago

    Please please!! Do A creepypasta sfx makeup!!! 😭❀
  61. ania ealey

    2 years ago

    yall should do "the hill have eyes" one of them guys or the movie "wrong turn" mask I love them
  62. Marc Mediapro

    2 years ago

    its a great way to make a mask , i learned it from u guys , if i can say 2 little tips , i do the mix very well so it comes softer, so keep mixing and blend it ! , then after shaping it and drys out i do 2 more layers of liquid latex - with that it turns out more like a skin ! (unless u going for harder skin) keep on guys
  63. xxpertjay freshboy

    2 years ago

    do a werewolf from the show teenwolf that will be so awsome
  64. Leonie Bezi

    2 years ago

    How much Liquid Latex do you need for a "Mask" like this?πŸ™ˆπŸ™ˆYou do cool Stuff😍❀ellimacs sfx makeup
  65. Olivia Rose

    2 years ago

    SHES WORKING WITH ILLWILLEDFX!?!?!?!?! OMG TATE IS MY ALL TIME FAVORITE MAKEUP ARTIST!!!!!!!!!! XO XO XO XO
  66. Cheyanne Martinez

    2 years ago

    do jeepers creepers
    • Samuel Neuin

      2 years ago

      Cheyanne Martinez Yes, the creeper would be incredible
  67. Michaela Han

    2 years ago

    4 a live stream i would watch at 4:00
  68. Mbele Mbamba

    2 years ago

    Hey Elli Could you show us how to become a blackwhite cartoon character, which looks realistic? Thanks^^
  69. camrynherr

    2 years ago

    I have a youtube channel called Beauty Scars & Latex with my friend Rylee and we love you guys! But we can't figure out how to make the latex paste. What brands are you using? Our always turns into a rubber ball
    • Viliam Rusnak

      2 years ago

      Maybe you are using a lot of flour or maybe bad kind of flour
  70. Gretchen S

    2 years ago

    Gorgeous video!!! 😍😍 Could you do a gargoyle tutorial sometime soon? Lots of love from Germany 😘
  71. Josue Aguilar

    2 years ago

    try to do the monster from resident evil 7 monster i thinks its called moist monster
  72. Farmer Family

    2 years ago

    I'm not a fan of Doctor who but I loved this
  73. Senad Fetic

    2 years ago

    Love this & every of your creations! p.s. About the live stream please around 15:00 h (CET) πŸ’žπŸ’žπŸ’ž
  74. Lia Curran

    2 years ago

    epic
  75. Oakley Gardner

    2 years ago

    Please do 011 from stranger things